Cranfield University Business Growth Programme

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Cranfield University Business Growth Programme

Designed specifically for the development of owner-managers, the Business Growth Programme helps you create the future you want for your business and for yourself.

This programme provides a unique opportunity for you to step back from the day-to-day demands of running your business. By the end of the programme you will have developed a comprehensive and robust strategy and plan for the future.

Want to know more about the programme? Join one of our upcoming free Business Growth Briefings in Cranfield, London, Birmingham and other UK locations. This is your opportunity to learn more about BGP, meet past participants of the programme, have a dedicated 1-2-1 about your business aspirations with a member of the BGP team and take away advice that you can implement in your business now.

At a glance

  • Dates
    • 05 May 2017
    • 08 Sep 2017
  • Duration4 x 2 days, residential + 2 x 1 day review module
  • LocationCranfield Campus

Module dates

The programme modules run on the following dates:

ModuleMay 17 Programme
September 17 Programme
15 – 6 May 20178 – 9 September 2017
219 – 20 May 201722 – 23 September 2017
39 – 10 June 201713 – 14 October 2017
47 – 8 July 20173 – 4 November 2017
Business Plan Review1 September 20178 December 2017
Progress Review14 December 2017[TBC] 2018

What you will learn

The benefits you achieve from your BGP experience will depend on your particular situation. Typical benefits that past participants have achieved:

  • Faster and more managed growth
  • A more valuable business
  • A robust and rigorous plan
  • More confidence, more focus, more energy
  • An exit plan
  • Improved profitability
  • Greater clarity over their personal goals and drivers
  • More effective leadership and improved management skills
  • Greater confidence in the future
  • Less stress, more time off and more fun!

Core content

BGP is the UK’s longest running and most successful programme for the development of owner-managers. It has been running with great success for more than 25 years and has helped over 2,200 owner managers achieve their business and personal ambitions.